Define: Tax Code

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Definition: Tax Code

Quick Summary of Tax Code

The number found by adding up an individual’s personal allowances which is used to calculate that individual’s tax liability.

What is the dictionary definition of Tax Code?

Dictionary Definition

Official regulations provided by the Internal Revenue Service and enforced on American citizens.


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Examples of Tax Code in a sentence

It’s crucial that you always adhere to the tax code and ensure that you always pay any taxes owed promptly.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Tax Code are sourced/syndicated from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 26th December 2018.